Sous le divan Nominated for the Prix Tamarac

October 18, 2016 Announcements

Written by Annie Bacon and Illustrated by Ghislain BarbeSous le divan, the first volume of the _Le gardien des soirs de bridge _series, was one of the two children’s books nominated for the Prix Tamarac from the Forest of Reading.

The Forest of Reading is organized by the Ontario Library As...

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Hugues Corriveau in Contention for the Governor General’s Literary Awards

October 05, 2016 Announcements

The Canada Council for the Arts has just revealed the finalists for the Governor General’s Literary Awards which for 80 years have been recognizing the best literary works published in Canada. Hugues Corriveau is a candidate in the French-language fiction category with his novel Les enfants de Li...

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Gabriel Marcoux-Chabot Among Finalists for the Prix Ringuet

October 04, 2016 Announcements

Gabriel Marcoux-Chabot is among the finalists of the Prix Ringuet an award from the Académie des lettres du Québec, for his novel Tas-d’roches.

The annual Prix Ringuet is awarded by a jury formed of three academy members, and recognizes the Canadian author of a high-quality novel, short story...

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Une cachette pour les bobettes Listed for the Prix Jeunesse des Libraires

September 26, 2016 Announcements

The picture book Une cachette pour les bobettes by author Andrée Poulin and illustrator Boum earned a place in the preliminary list for the Prix Jeunesse des libraires du Québec, in the 6-11 age category. The annual award is organized by the Association des libraires du Québec in recognition of...

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Pierre-Luc Landry Among Finalists for the Ottawa Book Award

September 20, 2016 Announcements

The Ottawa Book Awards recognize the best work published by Ottawa authors during the last year. Pierre-Luc Landry joins the finalists in the category for best French-language literary creation with his novel Les corps extraterrestres.

The winners of each category will be revealed at the award...

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